Meaning of the English Phrasal Verb
English teaching for English Language Learners (ELL) who are learning English as a Second Language (ESL) or English as an Additional Language (EAL)
to go as quickly as someone, or something, else
1. Technology is changing so quickly. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up.
2. It can be difficult to keep up with spoken English if you don’t know phrasal verbs.
3. I started the race late and I couldn’t keep up.
Tip: When you include the object, follow this phrasal verb using with
|present –||KEEP UP|
|present participle –||KEEPING UP|
|past –||KEPT UP|
|past participle –||KEPT UP|